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Sophia

, Volume 15, Issue 2, pp 10–16 | Cite as

Biochemistry and theistic mysticism

  • Robert A. Oakes
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Moral Ideal Religious Experience Mystical Experience Veridical Experience Divine Revelation 
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Footnote

  1. 1.
    Aldous Huxley,The Doors of Perception (New York, 1954), pp. 21–22.Google Scholar
  2. 2.
    James W. Cornman and Keith Lehrer,Philosophical Problems and Arguments, 2nd edition (New York, 1974), p. 344.Google Scholar
  3. 3.
    Huston Smith, “Do Drugs Have Religious Import?”The Journal of Philosophy (1964), p. 523.Google Scholar
  4. 4.
    Ibid. Huston Smith, “Do Drugs Have Religious Import?”The Journal of Philosophy (1964), Cf. Zaehner’sMysticism, Sacred and Profane (New York, 1961), p. 12, and also Chapter 3 of hisDrugs, Mysticism, and Make-Believe (London, 1972) for a critique of the view that “drug-experiences” are authentically religious.Google Scholar
  5. 5.
    Cornman and Lehrer,loc. cit. James W. Cornman and Keith Lehrer,Philosophical Problems and Arguments, 2nd edition (New York, 1974), p. 344.Google Scholar
  6. 7.
    George I. Mavrodes,Belief in God (New York, 1970), p. 53.Google Scholar
  7. 8.
    Ibid. George I. Mavrodes,Belief in God (New York, 1970), p. 53.Google Scholar
  8. 9.
    Cf. Carl Ginet, “Can the Will be Caused?”The Philosophical Review (1962), pp. 49–55 for a most interesting treatment of this question.Google Scholar
  9. 10.
    Robert Merrihew Adams, “Must God Create the Best?”The Philosophical Review (1972), p. 324.Google Scholar

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© Springer SBM B.V. 1976

Authors and Affiliations

  • Robert A. Oakes
    • 1
  1. 1.University of Missouri-RollaU.S.A.

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